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Ball of fire/ Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn ; directed by Howard Hawks ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder.

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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Vintage classics.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD F BAL 1284 (Text) 34330512125528 AV - Movie Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792844564
  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (112 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, [2000]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1941.
Based on an original story by Billy Wilder and Thomas Monroe.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Restricted to home use or face-to-face teaching.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photography, Gregg Toland ; music, Alfred Newman ; film editor, Daniel Mandell.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck, Oscar Homolka, Dana Andrews, Dan Duryea, Henry Travers.
Summary, etc.:
When a serious-minded professor and his high brow colleagues begin work on a new encyclopedia, the professor enlists the aid of a beautiful but shady night club queen to explain slang, unaware that she is on the run from the mob.
System Details Note:
VHS, hi-fi stereo.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: College teachers > Drama.
Gangsters > Drama.
Genre: Screwball comedy films.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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